Calendar

Let’s Get Together!

As the Arlington Neighborhood Village calendar evolves, we will include links to programs and events in the county that may be of interest to ANV members – whether sponsored by ANV,  by Arlington’s 55+ program, or by another organization.  Just click on the link of a particular calendar item for additional information.

If you have a calendar item that you’d like to have listed, please contact us to send in the details.

Jul
4
Mon
Pick-up Bocce Ball @ Glebe & Randolph Park
Jul 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

DSC08709Informal pick-up bocce ball games!  Come and join other ANV members and friends for fun and a little bit of exercise at Glebe & Randolph Park.

All skill levels are welcome. No prior experience or knowledge of bocce is needed. There are two county-provided courts, so everyone gets a chance to play. We hope to see you there. Please contact John Thomas, thomas-johnr@comcast.net, for more information.

Open to members, volunteers, and friends.

Jul
5
Tue
ANV Tai Chi — A gentle way to exercise and reduce stress @ Location varies depending on weather
Jul 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

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Whether you already practice Tai Chi or are curious to learn just what it is all about, drop in on ANV’s Tai Chi sessions. This is an informal practice group. Instruction is not provided.

Originally developed for self-defense, Tai Chi is now used for stress reduction, improved balance, and other health benefits. In the colder weather, we meet in the Ballston Common, near the Randolph Street entrance. Email anitawallgren@arlnvil.org for more details.

Jul
6
Wed
Coffee and Conversation – Jerry Cannizzaro, President, Retirement Planning Services, Inc. @ The Celtic House Irish Pub & Restaurant
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Jerry Cannizzaro, President, Retirement Planning Services, Inc. will share his insights on what to look for in hiring a retirement specialist, along with the fiduciary responsibilities of a certified retirement specialist.

Open to all – bring your own coffee, learn about aging in place with Arlington Neighborhood Village, and hear a speaker on an interesting topic. No RSVP needed.

Jul
11
Mon
Pick-up Bocce Ball @ Glebe & Randolph Park
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

DSC08709Informal pick-up bocce ball games!  Come and join other ANV members and friends for fun and a little bit of exercise at Glebe & Randolph Park.

All skill levels are welcome. No prior experience or knowledge of bocce is needed. There are two county-provided courts, so everyone gets a chance to play. We hope to see you there. Please contact John Thomas, thomas-johnr@comcast.net, for more information.

Open to members, volunteers, and friends.

Jul
12
Tue
ANV Tai Chi — A gentle way to exercise and reduce stress @ Location varies depending on weather
Jul 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

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Whether you already practice Tai Chi or are curious to learn just what it is all about, drop in on ANV’s Tai Chi sessions. This is an informal practice group. Instruction is not provided.

Originally developed for self-defense, Tai Chi is now used for stress reduction, improved balance, and other health benefits. In the colder weather, we meet in the Ballston Common, near the Randolph Street entrance. Email anitawallgren@arlnvil.org for more details.

Jul
13
Wed
Coffee and Conversation – John Doolittle, Friends of Roosevelt Island @ The Celtic House Irish Pub & Restaurant
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

John Doolittle, docent and a member of the Friends of Roosevelt Island, will discuss the history of Theodore Roosevelt Island and provide information on the organization dedicated to preserving and protecting this unique presidential memorial for future generations.

Open to all – bring your own coffee, learn about aging in place with Arlington Neighborhood Village, and hear a speaker on an interesting topic. No RSVP needed.

Jul
18
Mon
Dine Around at Hong Kong Pearl Seafood @ Hong Kong Pearl Seafood
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Hong Kong Pearl Seafood is known for its seafood specialties as well as its wide variety of authentic Cantonese dishes. Dim sum selections are also available at lunch during the week. Lunch combos are priced at $8-$10.

Please RSVP by July 15 by email (register@arlnvil.org) or by calling the office at 703-509-8057. Be sure to include them name of the event and number in your party. Please bring cash to make it easier to pay our checks at the end of lunch.

You can enter the parking lot by making a left from Wilson Boulevard – across from Eden Center.
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Pick-up Bocce Ball @ Glebe & Randolph Park
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

DSC08709Informal pick-up bocce ball games!  Come and join other ANV members and friends for fun and a little bit of exercise at Glebe & Randolph Park.

All skill levels are welcome. No prior experience or knowledge of bocce is needed. There are two county-provided courts, so everyone gets a chance to play. We hope to see you there. Please contact John Thomas, thomas-johnr@comcast.net, for more information.

Open to members, volunteers, and friends.

Jul
19
Tue
ANV Tai Chi — A gentle way to exercise and reduce stress @ Location varies depending on weather
Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

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Whether you already practice Tai Chi or are curious to learn just what it is all about, drop in on ANV’s Tai Chi sessions. This is an informal practice group. Instruction is not provided.

Originally developed for self-defense, Tai Chi is now used for stress reduction, improved balance, and other health benefits. In the colder weather, we meet in the Ballston Common, near the Randolph Street entrance. Email anitawallgren@arlnvil.org for more details.

Jul
20
Wed
Coffee and Conversation – Mary Lee Byrd, interior designer and certified aging in place specialist @ The Celtic House Irish Pub & Restaurant
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Mary Lee Byrd, interior designer and certified aging in place specialist, will describe how she assists homeowners in modifying their homes to make it easier and safer to remain at home as they grow older. ANV members may request a free home assessment visit with Mary Lee.

Open to all – bring your own coffee, learn about aging in place with Arlington Neighborhood Village, and hear a speaker on an interesting topic. No RSVP needed.